Itasca Field Biology Course Registration & Key Dates

Students can register through the UMN - Twin Cities course registration system:

Click here to register

  • Students from other UMN campuses (CrookstonDuluthMorris, or Rochester): check with your advisor for information on multi-institution enrollment prior to registration. 
  • Non-UMN students: enroll as non-degree-seeking students; request a student account here.


Key Dates

Date Description
Tue, Nov 14, 2023 Registration opens for graduate level courses
Thu, Feb 22, 2024 Registration opens for UMN students; Itasca scholarship application opens
Thu, Feb 29, 2024 Registration opens for non-UMN students
Thu, Mar 21, 2024 Itasca scholarship application deadline
Mon, Apr 22, 2024 "Before you come" student questionnaire deadline
Mon, Apr 29, 2024 "Getting Ready for Field Bio" info session; Itasca Field Bio registration deadline*
Sun, May 12, 2024 Field Bio student check-in at Itasca Station (2-4pm), followed by Field Bio Orientation
Sat, May 31, 2024 Last day of 3-week session instruction
Sat, Jun 14, 2024 Last day of 5-week session instruction

*Contact for permission to enroll after April 29.